Raspberry Pi

LiFePO4wered/Pi+

For some of you the title might seem familiar, as [Patrick Van Oosterwijck] LiFePO4wered/Pi project is a quite successful Hackaday.io project. Now …

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Sense Hat Comes Alive

Remember the Raspberry Pi Sense Hat? Originally designed for a mission to the International Space Station, the board has quite a few sensors onboard …

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Prototype device lets you easily switch between privacy options online

Why it matters to you<p>This device makes it easier to know how your data is being encrypted when you're online.<p>Even people who consider themselves to …

Privacy

CoderDojo and Raspberry Pi team up to turn kids into engineers

Raspberry Pi and CoderDojo — two organizations working to get kids interested in computing at an early age — are going to start working together.<p>The …

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What you will need

Hardware<p>As well as a Raspberry Pi with an SD card and the usual peripherals, you'll also need:<p>Raspberry Pi Sense HAT<p>HAB Supplies GPS board<p>For more …

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The Internet of Cigars

We know, we know. They are bad for you. You shouldn’t start, but some people do love a cigar. And a fine cigar is pretty particular about drying out. …

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Raspberry Pi just majorly extended its reach for young coders

Raspberry Pi’s new merger gives it the scope to reach 185,000 children across the globe<p>The Raspberry Pi Foundation’s set of miniature computers, …

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Raspberry Pi and CoderDojo team up to create world’s biggest coding school

Raspberry Pi, the makers of those affordable single-board computers, and the CoderDojo Foundation, which runs a network of coding clubs for school-age children, have announced they’re merging in order to give more young people opportunities to get into compsci.<p>CoderDojo is a global phenomenon, with …

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Raspberry Pi Foundation merges with coding club network CoderDojo

The Raspberry Pi Foundation, the organization behind the micro-computer designed as an easy point of entry for tinkerers and budding programmers, is merging with not-for-profit coding club network CoderDojo.<p>For the uninitiated, the Raspberry Pi is a credit card-sized device that serves as a …

Technology (India)

How to Hack Radio Frequencies: Hijacking FM Radio with a Raspberry Pi & Wire

In our first part on software-defined radio and signals intelligence, we learned how to set up a radio listening station to find and decode hidden …

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Node.JS Top 10 Articles for the Past Month (v.May 2017)

<b>Since April,</b> we’ve ranked nearly 1,000 Node.JS articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career (1% chance to be picked in the …

JavaScript

Linux-based gizmo offers remote monitoring and control of 3D printers

The $70 “Waggle” remote controller device for 3D printers offers a mobile app with a video feed and temp controls, plus a cloud-based slicing …

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Npm 5.0.0, OpenAI Baselines, Twilio Functions, and Raspberry Pi teams up with CoderDojo - SD Times news digest: May 26, 2017

The package manager for JavaScript npm reached version 5.0 this week. It includes some new features, performance improvements, and bug fixes that aim …

Software Development

Nintoaster: The Next Generation

The original Nintendo Entertainment System is affectionately called “the toaster” due to the way the cartridge is inserted. [MrBananaHump] decided to …

NES

Intel’s Vision for Single Board Computers is to Have Better Vision

At the Bay Area Maker Faire last weekend, Intel was showing off a couple of sexy newcomers in the Single Board Computer (SBC) market. It’s easy to …

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Hack the Planet With This Gift Guide for Coders

If you’re trying to learn how to code or know somehow who is, there are some very valuable pieces of media out there you can use on your own or give …

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MicroPython Pyboard Lite Arrives At Adafruit For $30

Adafruit has this week announced the arrival of a new product to their ever-growing range of electronic components with the addition of the …

Arduino

Issue 58 - The MagPi Magazine

Issue 58 of The MagPi – The Official Raspberry Pi Magazine is available now. Inside you’ll find incredible ideas for things to hack, code, and make …

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Minecraft Maker Guide Published In June 2017 Raspberry Pi Magazine

The June edition of the awesome and official Raspberry Pi magazine, MagPi issue 58. Is now available to download and purchase from yours favourite …

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Professional Raspberry Pi Soundcard DACBerry PRO (video)

A new professional Raspberry Pi sound card has been created by Oriol Sanchez called the DACBerry PRO which has been designed to provide one of the …

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AIY projects a huge success, how to buy a Voice Kit when it goes on sale? - The MagPi Magazine

Issue 57 of The MagPi proved so popular that people quickly resorted to asking staff to look under counters and in back rooms for spare copies to …

Electronics

Using TinkerBoard With TensorFlow and Python

I have had an ASUS TinkerBoard for a few months now, so it is time to review and spread the 411 on setting it up and using it for IoT Deep Learning …

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Sparkfun Microview

Adding a display to an embedded project often requires more effort than everything else. Not so with SparkFun’s MicroView, which combines an Arduino-compatible board and OLED display in one small package. SparkFun’s library makes drawing to the display similar to using Processing, with shapes, …

Arduino

Why Brexit and Trump are to blame for a rise in retro gadgets – and how brands take advantage

Our love of nostalgic gadgets comes from the shaky political world we live and brands are using it to their advantage<p>Nostalgia is an increasingly …

Nintendo Switch

Hackaday Prize Entry: Rangefinder + Camera = SmartZoom

The interesting thing about submissions for The Hackaday Prize is seeing unusual projects and concepts that might not otherwise pop up. [ken conrad] …

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The Pi Who Loved Me

Fancy yourself as James Bond? In honour of English treasure Roger Moore, we think it’s high time we all became a little more MI5 and a little less …

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How to set up a DIY home security system

3 ways to protect your house<p>You don't have to invest in a multimillion dollar surveillance system to keep an eye on your property and possessions. In fact, you might be able to do the job with gadgets you already own, paired with free software. We've collected three types of systems you can pick …

Smart Homes

The MagPi Magazine

Typically smart buttons cost £40, but the Amazon Dash Button costs a fiver. With a little tinkering and subversion, Amazon Dash can power anything …

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Raspberry Pi Zero W review: At £10, this could be the world's best-value computer

Better than the original Pi Zero – thanks to integrated Wi-Fi, this model’s even more capable<p>You've got to hand it to the Raspberry Pi Foundation. …

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The Pi Desktop kit transforms your Raspberry Pi into a stylish, SSD-powered mini-PC

Raspberry Pi retailer Element 14 recently announced a flashy new mini desktop kit for the Raspberry Pi 3, dubbed the Pi Desktop. The core concept’s similar to Intel’s sleek NUC—just with lower-powered hardware and a lot more DIY. The kit harnesses the power of the Raspberry Pi and adds a few extra …

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